Chas McCool and Lydia Knutsen have earned the title of Mr. and Ms. Monarch at John Marshall High School for the 2018-2019 school year.
While at JM McCool lettered three times in football, three times in wrestling and four times in baseball. He secured a spot on the OVAC All-Conference football 1st team twice and the All-State baseball 2nd team once. Chas also finished 3rd in the OVAC wrestling tournament his junior year and graduated in the top 5% of his class.
Knutsen brought home a letter in volleyball and softball all four years she played for the Monarchs. She was OVAC All-Conference once for softball and volleyball and was named to the All-State softball 2nd team on one occasion. Lydia also graduated in the top 1% of her class. This annual award is based on a point system. Student athletes get credit for participating on a team while in high school. They also get bonus points for earning a letter in a sport, being named to an All-State team, All-Conference team as well as their academic achievements.